Articles about Food Industry
17 May 2022Business
When global markets opened Monday, international wheat prices were up nearly 6% per bushel (or 27.21 kg) compared to Saturday after India's wheat export ban.
09 Sep 2021Technology
Living up to its name, American plant-based meat substitute manufacturer Impossible Foods launched its meatless chicken nuggets at restaurants recently.
14 Jul 2021Business
"We all quit," reads an atypical signboard outside a Burger King outlet in Lincoln, Nebraska in the United States.
06 Jan 2020Lifestyle
Did you know that not every tea is chai?
06 Jan 2019Politics
In a bid to attract Dalit voters, Bharatiya Janata Party will be cooking over 5,000 kg of khichdi at a rally in New Delhi on Sunday. Amit Shah will address the gathering.
21 Nov 2018India
The annual food festival 'Ahare Bangla', organized by West Bengal government in Kolkata, is offering a wide variety of dishes.
11 Sep 2018India
White tea is called so, because its leaves are plucked before the tea plant's leaves open fully, and the young buds are still covered with fine white hairs.
06 Sep 2018World
To overcome fear of water, you got to swim, goes a saying. Likewise, to get over your giddiness when you spot a lizard or a snake slither their way, you got to hit this cafe in Cambodia.
03 Sep 2018India
In a first-of-its-kind study in India, researchers from IIT Bombay have found that most table salts available in India are likely to contain microplastics from polluted sea water.
31 Aug 2018Delhi
All restaurants and shops selling or serving meat in East Delhi will have to mandatorily display boards specifying if it is 'halal' or 'jhatka' meat.
24 Aug 2018India
A tea variety from Arunachal Pradesh has fetched a world-record price of Rs. 40,000/kg at Guwahati Tea Auction Center in Assam breaking the record of an Assam tea variety auctioned last month.
23 Aug 2018World
A Harvard Professor's claim "coconut oil is pure poison," has left the world divided and India, especially South India, fuming.
22 Aug 2018India
Delhi is as much India's food capital as otherwise. With the best possible amalgamation of cuisines from all over the country, influenced by the vast cultured population that reside there, it is a foodie's heaven.
22 Aug 2018World
Internet is a divided space: it can't decide whether these desserts are creepy or cute.
15 Aug 2018India
Robinhood Army considers hunger a major problem and they have taken upon themselves to fight this. This Independence Day, volunteers of the group have decided to distribute food to 1 million people nationwide.
13 Aug 2018India
There are two things that Delhi has no dearth of - first being people, and the second, is the number of places to eat at.
03 Aug 2018India
In a bid to save money, Air India has decided to give passengers on a flight (having less than an hour duration), packed food like peanuts, cookies etc., as opposed to snacks like samosas or sandwiches.
01 Aug 2018Business
On Tuesday, Swiggy, one of India's largest online food delivery platforms, announced the launch of its paid subscription program called Swiggy Super, initially to be rolled out to "limited users" in seven Indian cities.
31 Jul 2018India
The Congress today alleged that "plastic eggs" are being sold in Goa and demanded action from the Goa Government to check the practice.
14 Jul 2018India
Bringing cheer to the masses, the Maharashtra government yesterday announced that people will now be allowed to bring their own food inside cinema halls and multiplexes.
10 Jul 2018India
Seeking and sticking to diet is a great idea, but notably, not all food advice is good advice. Some 'facts' should be taken with a pinch of salt.
10 Jul 2018Business
Zomato has launched a new reward points-based loyalty program called "Zomato Piggybank."
23 Jun 2018India
Mango lovers have a chance to taste over 700 varieties of the fruit at a two-day festival in Lucknow with "Yogi mango" named after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath being the center of attraction of the event.
11 Jun 2018India
The next time you are at a bar, make sure to check the expiry date on your bottle of beer.
09 Jun 2018India
A mango festival will be held at Indira Gandhi Pratisthaan in Lucknow on June 23 and June 24 to make people aware of the different varieties of the fruit.
01 May 2018India
The fear of being served with meat of dogs/cats has reportedly reduced the sale of non-vegetarian food by almost half in Kolkata and surrounding areas.
08 Feb 2018Business
Bengaluru-based food delivery start-up Swiggy has raised $100mn (a little over Rs. 642.5 crore) in a Series F funding round led by South African media conglomerate Naspers joined by Chinese e-commerce platform Meituan-Dianping.
03 Feb 2018Business
Online grocery start-up BigBasket has raised $300 million in Series-E funding which was led by China's Alibaba Group. This is the largest investment raised by the company so far.
17 Jan 2018India
An email to students of IIT-Bombay purportedly from the mess coordinator of Hostel 11 has raked up a controversy.
12 Jan 2018Business
Paris-based Danone SA -after three failed attempts to succeed in the Indian dairy industry- is discontinuing its dairy operations in the country, which is among the fastest-growing global consumer packaged goods markets.
03 Jan 2018World
Imagine a world without chocolates.
29 Dec 2017Business
The West Bengal government under Mamata Banerjee has often faced criticism for failing to attract investments.
28 Dec 2017India
According to the BJP-ruled South Delhi municipal corporation (SDMC), displaying non-vegetarian food outside eateries should be banned.
27 Dec 2017India
The Indian Railways' dismal catering service gained major attention when in July, a CAG report said food served on trains is "unfit for human consumption".
25 Dec 2017India
Mumbai, India's entertainment capital, hosts several events daily, which frequently mean tremendous wastage of food.
18 Dec 2017India
Jet Airways has been ordered to pay Rs. 50,000 to a passenger who found a button in his in-flight meal.
15 Dec 2017Entertainment
Did you know that not every tea is chai?
13 Dec 2017World
India has expressed "deep disappointment" at the ongoing eleventh ministerial conference (MC11) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the decision by a "major member country" to renege on its commitment to finding a permanent solution to the public food stockholding issue.